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A teenager of Uttar Pradesh created a fake Twitter account of Director General Police of Uttar Pradesh, OP Singh in order to speed up an investigation process of a cheating case which involved his brother.
Sadiq Ansari -- a class 10 student -- was frustrated by negligence by police in an investigation after which he created a fake handle and directed Senior Superintendent of Police of Gorakhpur investigate the matter as soon as possible.
Ansari's family had filed a case of fraud against a man who took 45,000 from his family and promised to employ Ansari's brother in Dubai.
The police have solved his case and the fraudster has reportedly returned the amount.
DGP got to know about his fake handle after Gorakhpur Police contacted DGP to give an update on the case.
However the promise was not fulfilled following the incident, his family had filed a case in Gulaharia Bazaar police station but reportedly no action was taken.
A case has been registered against the teen in Hazratganj police in Lucknow.
According to reports, the boy got an idea of creating a fake handle from his friend that he revealed in police interrogation.